The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 7 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.80% - 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.44% - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 48 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 91.53% 97.96% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 24 21
Average daily rate £375 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £205 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £473 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.59% -17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.30 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Cheltenham region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) Maven
4 16 (64.00%) DV Cleared
4 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (64.00%) OO
4 16 (64.00%) Python
5 15 (60.00%) Perl
5 15 (60.00%) Release Management
6 14 (56.00%) Ant
6 14 (56.00%) Apache Ivy
7 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (48.00%) Subversion
8 12 (48.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (48.00%) ClearCase
8 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (44.00%) UNIX
9 11 (44.00%) PHP
9 11 (44.00%) J2EE
9 11 (44.00%) Spring
9 11 (44.00%) Lua
10 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
10 8 (32.00%) Sun
10 8 (32.00%) Sun Certification
11 7 (28.00%) jQuery
12 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (20.00%) SQL
13 5 (20.00%) HTML
13 5 (20.00%) CSS
13 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (12.00%) Big Data
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Maven
2 14 (56.00%) Ant
2 14 (56.00%) Apache Ivy
3 12 (48.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (48.00%) ClearCase
3 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) J2EE
1 11 (44.00%) Spring
2 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) Struts
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) XSL
7 1 (4.00%) JSP
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) OO
2 15 (60.00%) Release Management
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) BDD
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (64.00%) Python
4 15 (60.00%) Perl
5 11 (44.00%) PHP
5 11 (44.00%) Lua
6 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) C++
8 2 (8.00%) Ruby
9 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) DV Cleared
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (8.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Sun
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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